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Address: Joshua Tree National Park, CA
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A lookout point located a couple of thousand feet above Joshua Tree...

A lookout point located a couple of thousand feet above Joshua Tree National Park that provides incredible views of sunrise and sunset.

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You can see the San Andreas from here

I'm a geology buff, so I was most excited to see the San Andreas from this vista. The weird thing is, none of the signage at Keys View talks about the fault. Look to the right... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
GreyPod
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Washington

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Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I'm a geology buff, so I was most excited to see the San Andreas from this vista. The weird thing is, none of the signage at Keys View talks about the fault. Look to the right, the fault is clearly visible in the valley.

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Your trip is incomplete if you don't go up to this point. You can see the valley, Mt Jacinto and other peaks. The immense beauty of the park can be seen from this one spot.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No hiking required. You can drive easily to this point from inside the park. There is a tint trail at the top. But all views pretty darn breathtaking. Add this to your list of stops within JT.

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This view is the highest view you can basically drive to. There is a tiny parking lot which caused a lot of traffic as people waited for spots. It's a beautiful view of the area, but very crowded. We also had thought we could have lunch up there, but there are only a few benches (no picnic tables). Great stop,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must-go in the park for its stunning view of the plain and the city. Parking is limited, so it is recommended to visit this place before the others, where road side parking is ample.

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Sunnyvale, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely beautiful lookout from a strategic location overlooking Palm Springs and Indio. You can see the San Andreas fault line and snow capped mountains in the distance. Crowds all over and tough parking. I'd go earlier in the day before it gets too crowded.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Maybe it was the day or time of day we arrived, but the best part is to show what pollution can do. What should be a nice view of the Coachella valley ends up being a view of haze.

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Long Valley, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The drive to Keys view is well worth the drive. It is best done in the morning when the sun is behind you, or wait until sunset, as this can be spectacular here. The road is very good right to the lookout and there is plenty of parking. Take the time to walk the extra distance to the top, as... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very amazing view. It was pretty windy when I was there but the view was definitely worth it. You can drive all the way up and then it's a 100m walk to the view point.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

If you are in Joshua tree NP on quick tour and don't want to do any hike,,you must go to this point as you can drive up to this and just walk around have some great pics(if days is sunny bright and clear),enjoy the view and come back.

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